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Mt Erie Park

Ray Auld Drive and Heart Lake Road, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221
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Breathtaking views from the summit

This is a beautiful place with huge trees that is good for hiking and just exploring. You can see a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Chapparral
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Austin, Texas
Beautiful!

We've been coming to this area for many years and always missed this gem. On a clear day you won't... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
ringerb
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Squamish, Canada
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Ray Auld Drive and Heart Lake Road, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a beautiful place with huge trees that is good for hiking and just exploring. You can see a long way from the top.

Thank Chapparral
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been coming to this area for many years and always missed this gem. On a clear day you won't find a better view anywhere near here. Campbell Lake and Lake Erie are awesome. I never knew there was an island in Campbell Lake, hard...More

Thank ringerb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an out of the way park that deserves your attention. A short winding drive takes you to the top of Mt. Erie, where there are several lookout points to enjoy views of the neighboring islands. A helpful hints is that one of the...More

1  Thank hazelnutman
Reviewed 16 August 2017

The views from Mt. Erie are fantastic ! The park itself is very nice & clean. There are some great hiking trails also.

Thank wayne963
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

You drive up to about 1200 feet elevation and a short hike later you have the most spectacular views. Be careful of the ledges and cliffs obviously if you have pets keep them on the leash and small children by the hand. There were rock...More

Thank IOKRU
Reviewed 8 August 2017

panoramic views from the top. good for any level of fitness. if you are looking for an easy activity with a big reward i highly recommend this. lots of hiking trails there but we did not explore them...spent alot of time at Washington Park hiking...More

Thank corey w w
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Mt Erie Park was breathtaking! You drive up the mountain taking several switch backs on your way to the top. Once you reach the summit the views are awesome. You can see Whidbey Island and Anacortes. The beauty of the area is beyond words. The...More

Thank SandyR1959
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Was on a weeks vacation aeay from the late July eastern Washington heat and was informed by a fellow rv'er about the views from this park and close by to boot.... my wife, my dog and I took a drive and were rewarded with a...More

Thank kapt
Reviewed 25 July 2017

The view from Mt Erie is breathtaking. If you ever have a chance to visit Anarcortes in WA ,particularly the Deception Pass State Park , please do make it a point to check out the view from Mt Erie. This spot seems to be a...More

Thank Divya D
Reviewed 24 July 2017

The bird's eye view of the valley and San Juan Islands is breath taking. I look forward to our yearly trips here. It never gets old or tiresome. Definitely worth your time.

Thank schorze32
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Kathy L
1 September 2016|
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Response from JaneenSteele | Reviewed this property |
More specifically, if you are coming into Anacortes from the east on Hwy 20 turn left on Commercial and right on Fidalgo. Next turn left on O Ave and right on 41st.. Lastly, turn left on H Ave which becomes Heart Lake road... More
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AZ_Piper
1 August 2015|
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Response from pat s | Reviewed this property |
The park is about a 15 to 20 min drive from town and to get to the viewing points. I'd allow at least an hour to get there and back and to have some time to enjoy the different viewing points. I have no idea how long it... More
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